Rabbi Jeremy Pappas serves as the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) Regional Director covering Ohio, Western Pennsylvania, West Virginia and Kentucky. Jeremy’s portfolio includes overseeing all development, political, and education activity in the region, including ADL’s signature programs that train students, teachers and law enforcement officials.
Prior to joining ADL, Jeremy worked for the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) responsible for synagogue outreach and the exclusive Leffell Israel Fellowship, a program that educates Reform, Conservative and Orthodox rabbinic students on Israel activism from the rabbinate.
Jeremy earned a joint BA in Political Science and Modern Jewish Studies from Columbia University and the Jewish Theological Seminary. He continued to earn his MA in Jewish Education and Rabbinic Ordination. Jeremy is married to Abbie, and they live in Beachwood, Ohio with their son Yoni and Goldendoodle Izzo.